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English translation: both eyes

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Norwegian term or phrase:ou
English translation:both eyes
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16:46 Apr 21, 2008
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Ophthalmology
Norwegian term or phrase: ou
I guess this is an abbreviation. Context:

noe follikeldannelse i conjunctiva ou, lett blandningsinjeksjon ou
micawber_7
Local time: 15:14
both eyes
Explanation:
You're looking for the English so you could use both eyes. The terms o.d. (oculus dexter, right eye), o.s. (oculus sinister, left eye) and o.u. (ocular uterque, both eyes) are latin and are almost universally used in ophthalmology.
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CG diPierro MD
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Local time: 18:14
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5both eyesCG diPierro MD


  

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both eyes


Language variant: ou or o.u.

Explanation:
You're looking for the English so you could use both eyes. The terms o.d. (oculus dexter, right eye), o.s. (oculus sinister, left eye) and o.u. (ocular uterque, both eyes) are latin and are almost universally used in ophthalmology.


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